Publications

Our experts analyze commodities markets across sectors to determine standard-compliant consumption and production trends, their opportunities and challenges for sustainable development, and more. Our pieces of analysis range from commentaries to policy briefs to reports.

SSI Reviews |

Standards and Poverty Reduction

SSI Review: Standards and Poverty Reduction examines how voluntary sustainability standards can contribute to poverty reduction for smallholder farmers.

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Commodity Reports |

Global Market Report: Soybean

Often called the “King of Beans,” soybeans are one of the only plant-based protein sources with nine essential amino acids and serve as an important source of protein for both humans and animals, with 85% of global supply becoming animal feed.  The eighth report of IISD’s...

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Commodity Reports |

Global Market Report: Cotton

Cotton is the most widely used natural fibre in textiles, but the sector faces a variety of sustainability challenges.

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